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Alphabet There are 19 symbols in the Waskia alphabet, each representing a separate meaningful sound. They are listed alphabetically as follows: a b de g i k 1 m nngoprstuwy In alphabet isation ng is counted as a unit which follows n. The combinations ai, ae, au are pronounced as follows: ai as in % % tame' ' ae as in % % time' ' au as in tome Barker, Fay and Janet Lee. 1985. Waskia Language. Dictionaries of Papua New Guinea Vol. 7. Ukarumpa, Summer Institute of Linguistics.